The school: Redwood High School, Visalia
The ceremony: 7:30 p.m. at Mineral King Bowl
School mascot: Rangers
School colors: Blue and white
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Number of graduates listed in program: 370
Time to complete graduation procession: 12 minutes
Number of valedictorians: 0
Number of salutatorians: 0
Some colleges graduates will attend: Princeton, UC Berkeley, UCLA, Fresno State, Brigham Young University-Provo, University of Nevada-Reno
Total number of graduates getting scholarships: 90
Total value of scholarships: $70,275
Attendance at graduation ceremony: about 3,000
Most surprising moment: Jefferson "Hap" Paine welcomed the audience to the graduation ceremony by walking to the podium. Last fall, he was in a wheelchair with a pinched nerve he got in weight training and was virtually paralyzed.
Principal: Todd Oto
What he said of the class of 2010: "This is a class that understood 'we' more than 'me.' These kids sought simply to be themselves, to be proud, to be creative."
Class speaker: Alexandra Martinez
Best quote from outgoing Visalia Unified School District Superintendent Stan Carrizosa: "We look into the eyes of these young people every day, and we're here to tell you the future looks bright."